We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jugendstilhotel Hotel Paxmontana

3.0 of 5 Dossen 1, Sachseln 6073, Switzerland
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Jugendstilhotel Hotel Paxmontana
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Jugendstilhotel Hotel Paxmontana
Write a Review

84 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (14)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Newquay, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great setting for a hotel.Rooms are stark bed, table, no comfortable seat just an upright chair no tv but a pair of binoculars are supplied we joked they were to watch the neighbours tv.beware the unusual sockets our adapters did not fit.Staff at reception very snooty but dining room staff friendly but seemed to concentrate on the many Japanese guests

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
15 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

This hotel looks great from outside.we found it difficult to find the parking area behind the building. Good and friendly reception. Room very bare: one bed, one table and chair, one set of drawers.no cupboard, just a set up with hangers.no decoration of any kind. No tv, no minibar. Excellent restaurant with panoramic view.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kanata, Ontario, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights at the end of July while on a Trafalgar Tour. Before we arrived, our tour director advised us that we would be staying outside of Lucerne at a hotel with no TV's and our room keys were just that...room keys. We couldn't get the bus close to the entrance and we... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
19 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

One of my prime irritations is the unclear bedding configuration on Hotel and booking websites. Again, a room with a single bed for me and my travel companion, instead of twin room ordered. Luckily, they still had a room in the hotel and allocated that to us. For the late night stress, I deduct one point in the rating (otherwise... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Malvaglia, Switzerland
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

If you stay at the Hotel PaxMontana allow yourself enough time to enjoy the breath-taking setting and the exquisite hotel. You will immediately experience a powerful and positive energy that makes you want to live every corner of the hotel. The amazing views over the lake and over the Alps are priceless. The external terraces are strategically positioned and the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Alexandria, Virginia
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
45 hotel reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We spent two nights in this hotel in August 2014, but we stayed in the annex building (the guesthouse) vice the main building because it was all booked up. The check in and checkout are at the main building up the hill, about a 3-4 min walk. My review is for the room at the annex vice the main building.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
N Ireland
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We stayed here on 3/08/14 on an over night journey. We stayed here before for 5 nights about 5 years ago and loved it then. Well this time was every bit enjoyable, only thing wrong was we only had one night this time. Food was excellent, served in restaurant with beautiful views over the valley below. Staff were exceptional and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Magnificent hotel set at foot of alps with commending views of Lake Lucerne. Had 2 nights here on Trafalgar tour with meals included. Fantastic place however, you would have to travel a fair way to get into Lucerne. Maybe by rail then a taxi / bus, bit I'm not sure there. But well worth the trip

Was this review helpful? Yes
Zurich, Switzerland
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
22 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The hotel is perfect located and a really beautiful building. The check-in was very good, very friendly and professional - the service in the restaurant unfortunately not so much. We had to wait very long until we were noticed and didn't felt very welcome. Maybe a bad day? But the food was very good and the view is incredible. Attention:... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
156 reviews 156 reviews
23 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Beautiful setting with decent food. Service staff very accommodating and room s very clean with quirky showers. The room rate we were quoted was a group rate for a wedding we attended. We were charged more . We thought that the corner room rate that we were charged was the group wedding rate. Instead of honoring the rate she said... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Paxmontana, Manager at Jugendstilhotel Hotel Paxmontana, responded to this review
Google Translation

Vielen Dank für Ihre Rückmeldung. Es freut uns natürlich, dass Sie mit unserem Service und unserer Küche zufrieden waren! Sie... More

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Jugendstilhotel Hotel Paxmontana? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Jugendstilhotel Hotel Paxmontana

Address: Dossen 1, Sachseln 6073, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Unterwalden > Canton of Obwalden > Sachseln
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Jugendstilhotel Hotel Paxmontana 3*
Number of rooms: 100
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Odigeo, Despegar.com, TripOnline SA and Tingo so you can book your Jugendstilhotel Hotel Paxmontana reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Jugendstilhotel Hotel Flueeli Ranft

75 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (42)
View from room (1)
Room/suite (1)
Hotel & grounds (4)
Other (36)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (34)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Pool/beach area (1)
Other (32)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay